Sandhill Research and Education Center

The Clemson University Sandhill Research and Education Center (REC) remains CLOSED to the public until further notice. The Sandhill REC is an agricultural research center and one of Clemson’s six RECs strategically located throughout the state. We are NOT affiliated with any of the state, county or municipal parks or recreation centers. Our closing follows Clemson’s protocols and is in consideration of the safety and wellbeing of the public and our staff. Information on any changes to the current situation will be posted at the appropriate time. Please continue to practice safe distancing and all other recommended practices. Be safe and stay well.

This includes both vehicle and pedestrian traffic.

To reach Richland County Extension please dial 803-865-1216, ext. 0, or call Karen Jackson, County Coordinator at 309-838-0021. To reach the Sandhill REC main office dial 803-788-5700.


Sandhill REC News

  • Click here for procedures regarding soil samples and other diagnostic services during office closings.
  • While the needs of the agriculture industry in South Carolina have changed significantly in the 92 years since the gates opened at the Sandhill Research and Education Center, its mission of meeting those needs has never wavered. Since it was established in 1926, its research efforts have evolved and expanded to continue to support the state’s $41.7 billion agribusiness industry.  Read More

  • Free wood duck boxes from SC DNR (read more)

  • Exciting news about the SC Bobwhite Initiative (read more)

  • New Floating Wetlands at Sandhill (read more)

  • Longleaf Pines, Southeast FarmPress

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